Retreats and Events


Retreats and Events

If you are interested in booking a talk, raw food preparation demonstration, dinner party or other buffet event –

please contact me here – I’m happy to help.


A 3 day Initiation Retreat into Edenic States in the Magic and Mystery in Wales – from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th September 2016wales mossy fairy image

We’re really excited to be offering this retreat to you at this time of immense change and transformation.

This retreat is an opportunity to really let go, strengthen and embrace all that you truly are and step into renewal and conscious living.

The retreat is facilitated by Holly Paige, 20 years plus an expert in Neuroactive Nutrition.  Holly is also a qualified Hypnotherapist and Celestial Astrologer.  I am bringing my experiential knowledge of nutrition and raw food as well as Plant Spirit Medicine, Crystal Healing, Sacred Geometry and Shamanic Ceremony.

We want to help you to step into your greater self and nurture all that you are now.  Our experience has taught us that the only one true reality is being completely aligned with nature and the Earth energies. We are taking you on a journey that helps you reconnect with the full potential of being Human.  The exact location of the Retreat is a mystery that will be revealed on booking – somewhere amidst the magical beauty of South Wales.

A Journey encompassing Microcosm and Macrocosm 

On this retreat you will:

  • Learn about and experience Neuroactive Nutrition, with some basic food prep, including fermentation.

  • Connect to the Magic and Mystery of Wales through Earthing and sacred site visit.

  • Shamanic fire ceremony and drumming.

  • Star Gazing
  • A day of Plant Spirit Medicine including plant communication and Greenbreath Transformational Healing.

  • As an Extra – you will be given the opportunity to take up a Life Path Celestial Astrology Personal Chart Reading with Holly.

  • Learn Crystal Healing Techniques to help yourself and learn how Sacred Geometry can help us step into our greater selves.

  • How to Integrate your learning into everyday life and follow up support

  • Certificate of attendance

  • All accommodation and meals included.

  • All food will be prepared to help you be your optimum best.  Both raw and cooked available.

  • Accommodation may be shared and includes Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights – departure 3pm Sunday.

The three days will initiate you into Edenic States, the states we want to be in – full of vitality, enabling our full peak potential.  You can read more about Edenic States here.

To book your place – please pay a non-refundable deposit of £150.

The remaining £300 must be paid by 1st September 2016.

Payment Options




Past Events Below:

Plant Power!! – Moving into the Dark Season – Sunday 19th October – Catcott, Nr Glastonbury

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As we turn towards the dark season, the sap of the plant kingdom is moving downwards into Mother Earth to rest.  The plants are holding their potency, their wisdom and their alchemical medicine within.  During this intensive healing day, we shall communicate with our plant spirit allies – seek the wisdom we need to travel and journey into the darker months ahead.  This is an opportunity to Release and Let Go – to Heal and become One with nature, realign your energies and your pathway with the Source.

  • Held within the safe warm womblike space of a Mongolian Ger (yurt)
  • Shamanic Journeying with your plant spirit ally.
  • Letting go through Greenbreath Transformational Breathwork – co-created by Pam Montgomery.
  • Raw Vegan Lunch provided plus refreshments. (so we may ingest and nourish ourselves with the medicine of the plants.)
  • Blessing Ceremony with your plant allies.
  • Please bring a blanket, outdoor clothing plus a glass, wooden or crystal bead.
  • Cost for this day is £85  – with an earlybird offer of £75 if you book before October 1st.  Accomodation is also available if required. Spaces are limited so BOOK NOW!
  • You may pay via paypal – Go to and pay in full.  Or contact Gwyneth for BACS details.  All enquiries to



Superfoods – The Magic Ingredients for Vitality


To be held on Saturday 13th September 7.30pm at The Serenity Centre, White Lion Court, Stoney Heath, Ramsdell near Basingstoke.  

A talk on what superfoods are, why we should include them in our diet, a look at the properties of some of the most popular superfoods and how they work in our body.  A demonstration of a couple of recipes including superfood ingredients is included in this evening, tasting is of course included!   – please do come along – tickets are £20 each – please pay via paypal at  For any further information please email – See you there!


Raw Food Demonstration Evening at The Serenity Centre, Basingstoke.  Friday 25th July  7.30pm.  cost £20.  oriental noodles

On this occasion I shall be demonstrating a couple of main courses which are easy to do plus dessert!  All raw, full of energy – and tasty!  You will, of course get to eat the food – so do come along and join us in this fun and informal Raw Food Event.  There will be opportunity for questions – please bring pen and paper for notes but recipes will be provided.  

Plant Power!  – An Intensive Healing Day – 17th August – 10am to 6pm

janie's fairy garden

A  unique opportunity to connect to the green beings, the true healers and guardians of our Planet Earth. This intensive day workshop will help you to awaken and embrace your true authentic self and take up your rightful place within nature. We are light beings having an Earthly experience – the plant kingdom is here to help us integrate our Divine wisdom and to BE LOVE – to let go of conditioning – embrace truth and nurture a sense of community with all.
During the day we shall:
Meet and work closely with our Plant spirit ally and through healing shamanic journeying and transformational breathwork open our hearts to CHANGE .
We shall work within a safe, shamanic space – honouring the plants and ending with a blessing ceremony. Please be open to ‘listen’ to the plant kingdom – to work with energy – to receive through your heart and to heal. ♥
Share in the nourishment from the plant energies with a Raw Vegan Lunch.

– Awaken and embrace your true authentic self and let go of conditioning.

– Realise your Potential and wisdom through communication, journeying and healing with your Plant Spirit ally.

The setting is within a beautiful garden outside and also within a Mongolian Ger (yurt).  Accomodation is available at the venue – please enquire to Janie Garnett on 07590727568.
Refreshments and lunch are included.  Lunch is vegan and raw !!!

Please email:  
Payment can be made via paypal at the following email address-   Spaces are limited so please BOOK NOW!  – This was a fabulous event – thank you to all who took part.  So much healing and insights – amazing!  



Latest Event – A talk, Tasting and Demonstration of Raw Chocolate Making at The Spiritual Coffee Group, Graham Road, Weston Super Mare at 7pm on Monday 2nd June!

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Is raw chocolate really good for you?  Find out the facts and myths about this prized fruit of the Mayan people.

Find out how you can make your own raw chocolate simply and easily – take part in the demo and take some home with you!

This workshop will put you on a high – many people become interested in raw foods via raw chocolate.  In a cacao-nutshell – chocolate is for everyone to en-joy!  Come with notebook and pen for taking notes but recipes will be given.


 Spiritual Coffee Group Weston Super Mare – Monday 12th May at 7pm

A talk on the Raw Food Diet – explaining the facts and myths plus the spiritual side of eating raw – how to improve our ‘energy’ inside and out.!  –  Come to Crossroads Carers Centre, 1 Graham Rd, WSM, BS23 1YA  


Latest Event – A talk, Tasting and Demonstration of Raw Chocolate Making at The Serenity Centre, Basingstoke – Friday 23rd May 7.30pm 

cacao beans

Is raw chocolate really good for you?  Find out the facts and myths about this prized fruit of the Mayan people.  

Find out how you can make your own raw chocolate simply and easily – take part in the demo and take some home with you!  

This workshop will put you on a high – many people become interested in raw foods via raw chocolate.  In a cacao-nutshell – chocolate is for everyone to en-joy!  Come with notebook and pen for taking notes but recipes will be given.  Cost £20.  To reserve your place – email


 The Fabulous Flood Fundraising Event – Sunday 6th April – St Marys Church Hall, Glastonbury

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Glastonbury therapists are giving up their day to offer half hour treatments for just £10 each – all proceeds go to help the people of Somerset whose homes and livelihoods have been affected by the flooding.  Raw4change will be providing raw cakes, brownies and chocolates to buy – all profit to the flood fund.!  So come along and support this event – tickets for treatments on sale at 11am.  

Delicious flavoursome Super Salads

Raw4change is hosting a talk and demonstration on 22nd March from 7.30pm onwards at The Serenity Centre, Ramsdell, Basingstoke 

I shall be talking about how you can put salads together in an adventurous way – none of the boring iceburg lettuce concoctions – This talk will show you how to put some interesting flavours together giving you not just nutrition but also a desire to eat more RAW.  I shall also be showing you how to make some amazing superfood dressings to bring you and your salad to life!  You will, of course, get to taste the food and ask questions.  Cost is £15 pp.  More information contact Gwyneth on 01458 860874 or email


Raw4change is hosting a buffet lunch for a Yoga Retreat 

Being held at The Serenity Centre, Ramsdell, Near Basingstoke on March 1st.  

Experience a whole day of healthy pampering with Astanga yoga, Kundalini Yoga and Dru Yoga sessions plus a wonderful massage to end your day. A Raw Buffet Lunch will be provided by Raw4change.  The day is organised by Mandy Sturgess and cost £100.  You can call her on 07846641793 or email her on


What do you have for Breakfast? A raw food talk, tasting and demonstration

Friday 31st January 7.30pm at The Serenity Centre, Ramsdell, Basingstoke


An opportunity to come to an informal talk on ‘what do raw foodies eat for breakfast?’  and to have some of your raw food questions answered.  Demonstrations of nutmilk and hemp milks, green juices, smoothies and chia seed porridge.  Information and tastings.  Come and take part and socialise at The Serenity Centre.  Donation for this event is £10 or £15 for two people. Members of the Centre will get a 20% discount on that!! Remember 10% donated to charity by Raw4change.  So, please come along whether you already eat raw or are just looking at ways to improve your health and nutrition.

Please let us know you are coming by emailing or calling 01458 860874  text: 07505904804.   



previous events

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Note: Soup and main course is served warm not cold.!

Discount for two people booking together – £5.  So one of you pays just £23.

Please note that this is a charity event.  10% of your ticket price will go to a local charity making a change and chosen by

The Serenity Centre.

Please reserve your place by 2nd December.


A Big Thank you to all of you who came to the above Dinner Party!!  It was fab!  

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